Slow Down on Haifa Docks Affects Export; Strike is Unauthorized
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Slow Down on Haifa Docks Affects Export; Strike is Unauthorized

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A slow down is in progress on the Haifa docks which has affected the rate of export of citrus fruits, Israel’s greatest earner of foreign currency.

The stevedores are demanding a reduction of their income taxes. The strike is unauthorized and efforts by leaders of the union to get the men to call of their action have proven fruitless.

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